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12/22/14

What you might have missed

The opening of a class action lawsuit against EGL International and major retailers in early 2015 and the closing of another lawsuit against a retailer for using the lab’s grading reports were among the top stories on National Jeweler last week.   

12/19/14

Supplier News: Frederick Goldman signs Canada deal

 Frederick Goldman announced that it is partnering with Nouvo Mode to do sales and distribution for the Goldman, ArtCarved and Triton brands in Canada beginning in January.

12/19/14

3 plead guilty in 2013 ‘tiger’ kidnapping case

Three men have pleaded guilty in federal court to charges stemming from their involvement in a violent kidnapping and jewelry store robbery in April 2013. 

12/19/14

Final predictions roll in as season winds down

Lower gas prices, an improved job market and late-spending consumers could give retailers a boost as the 2014 holiday season comes to a close. 

12/18/14

KDM opening showcase supply service to retailers

Stuller Inc. is transitioning out of store interiors and will direct jewelers to KDM Retail going forward, the two companies told National Jeweler.  

12/18/14

‘Happiness’ author to keynote at WJA’s In the Know

The Women’s Jewelry Association announced Wednesday that Gretchen Rubin, author of bestseller The Happiness Project, and Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman will speak at the In The Know conference next year. 

12/17/14

What was the most Googled celebrity wedding of the year?

Google has released its report on the top searches in the United States this year, with the nuptials of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West leading the list of celebrity wedding searches. 

12/17/14

MSNBC anchor to deliver keynote at JA NY Winter

Your Business host JJ Ramberg will give JA New York Winter attendees and exhibitors tips for running their businesses on Jan. 18, the opening day of the show.    

12/17/14

8 tips for having a safe trunk show

Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co., ISPS and Jewelers UnBlocked give pointers on having a safe trunk show during the holiday season and year-round.